On its own merits, Salou has become one of the main tourist centres on the Costa Daurada. Along its extensive coast, protected by Cape Salou, beautiful beaches and coves with fine sand give way to one another, enjoying an exceptional climate and offering infinite possibilities for enjoying the sea and for all kinds of water sports. The long Paseo de Les Palmeres is one of this town's most symbolic places, where leisure and fun are guaranteed. Salou's surroundings enable you to discover lovely landscapes or spend an unforgettable day at Universal’s Port Aventura theme park.Salou is situated in the shelter of Cabo de Salou, a few kilometres from the city of Tarragona. This town, which emerged as a small trading and fishing centre, has a hundred-year-old tradition of tourism thanks to its good climate and a coast with transparent waters.